* the Belgium Gp will be present at the calendar until at least 2015 after a new agreement was signed.
* Magny Cours will host, from 11 to 13 September, the young drivers testing. Force India, Mercedes and Ferrari have already confirmed their presence. Ferrari will test Davide Rigon and Jules Bianchi.
* Due to his exclusion from the Monza Gp for causing an exceptional crash at the start of the Gp of Spa, Romain Grosjean is replaced for the Italian race by the Belgian driver and current 3rd Lotus driver , Jerome d'Ambrosio
* Bernie Ecclestone was married this summer his Brazilian fiancee Fabiana Fiosi in Gstaad, Switzerland. the ceremony took place in a small Committee. Note that the two daughters of the great paymaster of the F1 have not attended the event.